Connor Lane Joins Elite Field At adidas Dream Mile In Boston



Connor Lane of Cardinal Gibbons will compete in his second to last high school track event this weekend and see where he ranks out on the North Carolina All-Time list in the 1600/Mile.  Lane is currently North Carolina's State Record Holder in the indoor and outdoor 3200 and holds a Mile PR of 4:12.45 from one year ago.  

The Dream Mile became one of the most Elite Mile and 100 races in the US when it began in 2010 and has had some of North Carolina's best all-time Milers attend.  Below are their results from the meet.


Jake Hurysz 2010 2nd - 4:06.18

Isaac Presson 2010 4th - 4:08.48

Blake Williams 2011 12th - 4:10.01

Craig Engels 2012 6th - 4:03.96 (North Carolina State Record) 

Philip Hall 2015 7th - 4:08.80


Lane will find himself competing against a stacked field headlined by 2 Time NXN Champion Casey Clinger and Penn Relays Mile Champion Dalton Hengst.  Lane was this years NCHSAA 4A 1600 State Champion and will test his legs in the Mile for the final time in his high school career.  Below is the field Lane will face tomorrow.


Casey Clinger (American Fork, UT) - 4:05.96 Mile PR

Dalton Hengst (Owings Mills, MD) - 4:08.21 Mile PR

Austin Hindman (Wildwood, MO) - 4:09.69 1600 PR

Connor Lane (Raleigh, NC) -  4:12.45 Mile PR

Isaac Green (Louisville, CO) - 4:09.69 Mile PR

Yared Nuguse (Louisville, KY) - 4:06.30 Mile PR

Kyler True (Olpe, KS) - 4:07.17 1600 PR

Haden Penrod (Springfield, UT) - 4:10.11 1600 PR

Patrick Parker (American Fork, UT) - 4:06.72 Mile PR

McKay Johns (American Fork, UT) - 4:08.77 1600 PR


Below is the North Carolina Outdoor 1600 all-time list.  Lane currently ranks 21st on the top 25 list.  Mile marks converted to 1600s are marked with a "c" after the time.

Rank

Name

School

Time

Year

1

Craig Engels

Reagan

4:02.55c

2012

2

Jack Bolas

Chapel Hill

4:04.38

2006

3

Jake Hurysz

Eastern Alamance

4:04.75c

2010

4

Blake Williams

Northern Durham

4:06.13c

2011

5

Dylan Ferris

East Forsyth

4:06.70c

2007

6

Ricky Brookshire

Watauga

4:06.97c

2000

7

Isaac Presson

Asheville

4:07.36c

2010

8

Philip Hall

South View

4:07.36c

2015

9

Jeff Hutchinson

West Rowan

4:08.01

1980

10

Jim Wilkins

Roxboro

4:08.20c

1970

11

Matt DeBole

Mount Tabor

4:08.28c

2002

12

Henry Jones

Ashbrook

4:08.40

1974

13

Sandy Roberts

Broughton

4:08.70

2005

14

Ken Dowdle

Myers Park

4:08.89

1980

15

Taylor Gillard

Chapel Hill

4:08.94

2009

16

Jeff Moody

Pinecrest

4:09.10c

1974

17

Cameron Ponder

Mount Tabor

4:10.00c

2017

18

Jon Michael

Charlotte Latin

4:10.24c

1975

19

Brad Wilkins

Orange

4:10.34c

1998

20

Phillip West

Cary

4:10.43c

1999

21

Connor Lane

Cardinal Gibbons

4:10.99c

2016

22

Jim Farmer

Broughton

4:11.00

1983

23

Eric Mack

North Forsyth

4:11.22c

2004

24

Kenny Kneisel

Mount Tabor

4:11.24c

2016

25

Dakota Lowery

West Johnston

4:11.40

2007


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